From the ‘Alzheimer’s Society’
“Is it acceptable to lie – ever? Or should we just tell the brutal truth – always? Our dementia expert Tim Beanland weighs up the evidence.
The questions people living with dementia ask can sometimes challenge us. For example, they might ask after a relative who is no longer alive, or if they can ‘go home’ after having moved to a nursing home.”
“In this article, we look at some examples of difficult questions, and when telling the whole truth may not be the kindest option”
“Dealing with loneliness: Your questions answered by a dementia expert. Living with dementia, or caring for somebody who is, can cause feelings of isolation and loneliness. Read some highlights from our recent Q & A, in which our dementia experts give advice on what to do if you’re feeling lonely”
CLICK HERE to read our advice on loneliness
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